Bring the sound of the cinema home


Featuring 360 Spatial Sound Mapping technology, the AN1000 gives you an immersive surround experience that is enabled by multiple phantom speakers. With D.C.A.C. IX Auto Calibration, it's always optimised for the best sound setting for your room, resulting in a breathtaking cinematic sound experience at home. And thanks to DTS:X and Dolby Atmos support, the AN1000 delivers mighty, cinematic surround, right alongside stunning high resolution music, streaming and smart integration.

  • STR-AN1000

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Discover the AN1000 features

This video introduces the STR-AN1000 AV Receiver, starting with a series of product images and close-ups of the front panel interface, including the twin control dials, dedicated function buttons, and status display. 

360 Spatial Sound Mapping and Digital Cinema Auto Calibration IX features highlight the precision immersive sound and multiple phantom speakers which can be produced, alongside Dolby Atmos® and DTS:X® compatibility. 

Images of the rear of the product show the wide range of connectivity options, including the 6-in/2-out HDMI ports with support for up to 8K or 4K120 and IMAX Enhanced, Dolby Vision, HLG and HDR 10 video sources. 

High quality audio formats are also supported, including 360 Reality Audio, Hi-Res, Hi-Res Wireless and DSD. The AN1000 is shown connected to a compatible BRAVIA TV, with the Acoustic Centre Sync0 1 feature repositioning the audio source across both the TV and center speaker for perfect alignment with on-screen images. 

Finally, a range of wireless features are presented, including support for optional Sony wireless rear speakers and subwoofers, and compatibility with wireless audio streaming using Bluetooth, and Wi-Fi for Apple AirPlay 2, Works with SONOS, Roon Tested, Spotify Connect, and Chromecast built-in. Voice and app control is supported via the Google Assistant and Sony Music Center.

360 Spatial Sound that adapts to your environment

D.C.A.C. IX ingeniously measures the height and position of each speaker with a calibration microphone.

The AN1000 features 360 Spatial Sound Mapping technology to draw you into your entertainment like never before. Based on the positional information measured by D.C.A.C. IX, and multiple phantom speakers are generated all around you, for an entirely new sound sensation, so you can experience all the drama of Dolby Atmos® and DTS:X® alongside every breath, step and word like you're right inside the film.

360 Spatial Sound Mapping logo, Dolby Atmos logo, dtsX logo

High quality visuals

See vivid scenes full of real-life colour and depth. All of the original picture quality is preserved when played through the AN1000, so you’ll be completely immersed in movies. Gaming is also much more thrilling and realistic, with support for the latest formats, such as Variable Refresh Rate (VRR) and Auto Low Latency Mode (ALLM) in HDMI 2.1.
8K HDR, 4K 120 logo

High quality sound

Enjoy music the way the artists truly intended with High-Resolution Audio for crystal clear precision. Or discover a new way of listening with
360 Reality Audio0 for a truly immersive live concert or studio session experience. With the AN1000, your music comes to life like never before. It also supports DSD (Direct Stream Digital) native playback, with no conversion involved so DSD content can be fully enjoyed without losing any of the original quality.
360 Reality Audio logo, Hi-Res Audio logo, Hi-Res Audio Wireless logo, DSD Direct Stream Digital logo

Best with Sony TVs

When connected to a BRAVIA TV with Acoustic Center Sync0 1, both the audio system and the TV become the center speaker in your home cinema system. With Acoustic Center Sync, you’ll hear dialogue from the screen. Action and sound are precisely aligned so your viewing becomes much more immersive.2
Outline only image of a TV setup. 3 blue circles are coming out of the center of the TV representing the sound direction

Optional Speakers

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300W of deep, rich bass from a 180mm driver with passive radiator.
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200W of sound from a compact bass reflex subwoofer with a 160mm driver.
See the SA-SW3
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Total 180W of wider surround sound with up-firing speakers with internal batteries.
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Image of the SA-RS5 Sony speaker


Total 100W of wider surround sound.
See the SA-RS3S

360 Spatial Sound Mapping technology creates multiple phantom speakers from the real speakers with Dolby Atmos® and DTS:X.

The supplied calibration microphone and latest-generation D.C.A.C. IX auto calibration allows the AN1000 to measure 3D position of the speakers. 

 All of the original picture quality is preserved when played through the AN1000.

Immerse yourself in supreme music quality with support of 360 Reality Audio and High-Resolution Audio.

When connected to a BRAVIA TV with Acoustic Center Sync, both the audio system and the TV become the center speaker in your home cinema system.

Compatible with Sony’s wireless subwoofer and rear speakers.



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